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tundra

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a broad area of level or rolling treeless country
  • a report on the arctic tundra of Alaska and the polar bears that inhabit that vast, frozen plain

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The first known use of tundra was circa 1841

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“Tundra.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tundra. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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